A Long Way From Home Paperback / softback
by Peter Carey
Irene Bobs loves fast driving. Her husband is the best car salesman in rural south eastern Australia.
Together they embark upon the Redex Trial, a brutal car race around the continent, over roads no car can ever quite survive. Set during the 1950s in the dying embers of the British Empire, A Long Way from Home is a thrilling high-speed story, illuminating a country's relationship with its own ancient culture, and the love made and hurt caused along the way.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 400 pages
- Publisher: Faber & Faber
- Publication Date: 05/07/2018
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780571338856
- Hardback from £13.05